Policy paper

Better Care Fund: how it will work in 2019 to 2020

The Better Care Fund (BCF) will provide financial support for councils and NHS organisations to jointly plan and deliver local services.



This document sets out the agreed way in which the BCF will be implemented in financial year 2019 to 2020.

It includes:

  • the level of funding for 2019 to 2020
  • conditions of access to the fund
  • national performance metrics
  • the assurance and approval process
Published 10 April 2019
Last updated 10 April 2019 + show all updates
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